With the bike, Stage 1 upgrade kit plus TC Bros handlebars, and a real good and surprisingly cheap BELL Motocross helmet I’m all in at right around a grand.How much did that cost you and where did you get it? My middle son wants one.
Preaching to the choir bro.Damn. I shouldn't have read this thread.
I already have a motorcycle I tinker with constantly. I already modded my son's Razor dirtbike. Added a new variable controller and it boogies with a kid on it. Goes up to 20 mph. Now I see this and thinking of what I buy next.
I used to love building models as a kid. I never like following the directions for some reason though.Your "New, Old Man Hobby" is way more expensive than mine. I started building 1/12 scale vintage motorcycle models
You’re what’s his face from the wire aren’t you? The cool detective who was literally the only person on the show with his sh!t together?Old me likes to build miniature reproduction period furniture of the Philadelphia and Bostonian variety.
Lifesize pieces too but the wood is as hard to come by as the time involved.
No shirt together here.
More on topic, I've been noticing a lot more of these little dirt bikes and go-karts lately. Back in the 70's as a kid we always had the Sears Catalog, The Montgomery Wards Catalog maybe Bennett Bros and to a kid, that was the internet, that and Encyclopedia Brittanica, Skateboarding, Surfer Magazine was what a kids dreams were made of and those catalogues always had the various generic minibikes, go-karts single speed,
No shocks, 1" frame tubing throughout but as a kid, you wanted that stuff!
I could potentially impulse-buy one of the classic Puch or Motobecahn mopeds, the kind they would tinker with for an extra 5-10mph and you could hear 'em coming from 2 miles away, I know you guys remember that.?